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Wienerlied

Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World Volume XI : Genres: Europe

Bloomsbury Academic, 2017

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...The term ‘Wienerlied’ (Viennese Song) refers to a genre of urban entertainment music that uses Viennese dialect and forms of musical expresssion, and is widely considered by the Viennese to embody their way of life. It emerged as a fusion...

Schuhplattler

Peter Wicke

Center for Popular Music Research, The Humboldt Univeristy, Berlin Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World Volume XI : Genres: Europe

Bloomsbury Academic, 2017

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...Schuhplattler is a folk dance from Southern Germany that is considered today to be the official national dance of the Upper Bavaria region in Germany and of Tirol and Salzburg in Austria. The dance is named after the sounds generated...

Stubenmusik

Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World Volume XI : Genres: Europe

Bloomsbury Academic, 2017

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...Stubenmusik is a type of traditional music prevalent in the Alpine regions of Austria, Bavaria and South Tirol. Stube is a term used to describe the central, heated parlour or living room of an Alpine farmhouse; the term ‘Stubenmusik...

Schweizer Volksmusik

Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World Volume XI : Genres: Europe

Bloomsbury Academic, 2017

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...Schweizer Volksmusik, which translates literally in English as ‘Swiss folk music,’ is a highly ambiguous term in Switzerland and even more so when viewed from abroad. For the Swiss general public in the German-speaking Cantons, ‘Volksmusik’...

Current Music and Media Use of Young People in Austria: The Musical Practice of the Future?

Popular Music in the Post-Digital Age : Politics, Economy, Culture and Technology

Bloomsbury Academic, 2019

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...This paper is an updated and improved version of Huber 2016. New conditions It is hard to see where the future of music listening lies. A hallmark of reliable research is its tendency to remain very reserved in its predictions...

Searching for International Success in Europe’s Periphery: The Case of Gin Ga and Fran Palermo

Ewa Mazierska

Ewa Mazierska is Professor of Film Studies at the University of Central Lancashire, UK. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Popular Music in the Post-Digital Age : Politics, Economy, Culture and Technology

Bloomsbury Academic, 2019

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...This chapter considers the careers of two young indie bands, Gin Ga and Fran Palermo, operating on the peripheries of the pop music industry in Austria and Hungary, respectively. I am interested in establishing how wider circumstances...

Schlager

Peter Wicke

Center for Popular Music Research, The Humboldt Univeristy, Berlin Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World Volume XI : Genres: Europe

Bloomsbury Academic, 2017

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...In the German-speaking world, the word Schlager has been used since the end of the nineteenth century as a term equivalent to the English ‘popular song.’ Literally translated as ‘hit,’ the term emerged as an Austrian dialect word...

Volkstümliche Musik

Peter Wicke

Center for Popular Music Research, The Humboldt Univeristy, Berlin Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World Volume XI : Genres: Europe

Bloomsbury Academic, 2017

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...Volkstümliche Musik (literally, ‘popular music,’ in the sense of ‘belonging to the common people’) denotes a specific, folk music-based genre of German popular music that began to spread throughout the German-speaking world in the early...

Waltz

Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World Volume XI : Genres: Europe

Bloomsbury Academic, 2017

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...Born in the German-speaking countries around the eighteenth century, the waltz is a European dance in 3/4 time that flourished in the nineteenth century first in Paris then in Vienna, where it was closely linked with the rise...

Viennese Waltz

Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World Volume XI : Genres: Europe

Bloomsbury Academic, 2017

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...The Viennese waltz (Wiener Walzer) is a special development within the genus ‘waltz.’ Its origins lie in Vienna, ca. 1820 (over 20 years before the waltzes of Johann Strauss [Jr.] began to appear in the city), and it continues to be popular...